Try Our New BETA Version
Universal Access To All Knowledge
Home Donate | Store | Blog | FAQ | Jobs | Volunteer Positions | Contact | Bios | Forums | Projects | Terms, Privacy, & Copyright
Search: Advanced Search
Anonymous User (login or join us)
Search Results
Results: 1 through 50 of 94 (6.424 secs)
You searched for: subject:"Chinese Culture"
[1] 2     Next    Last
[unknown]Chinese Cultural Customs - Peking University
These files available in Real Media format only.
Keywords: Chinese Culture
Downloads: 5,931
[unknown]Introduction to Chinese Culture - Peking University
These files available in Real Media format only.
Keywords: Chinese Culture
Downloads: 2,738
[image]Images ( 23)
Ancient China history is full of tales of entrepreneurship and invention. Right from the period of Warring States to the Song dynasty, a timeline of 1,600 years, saw China’s large-scale contributionsto the world in applied technology, agriculture, engineering, metallurgy,mechanics, hydraulics, crafts, marine science, and military technology.
Keywords: Ancient Chinese Culture
Downloads: 5
[audio]jidujiaoyuzhongguowenhua - mccf
Keywords: chinese; christian; chinese culture
Downloads: 22
[unknown]Chinese Culture in Russia & France - Peking University

Keywords: humanities; Chinese culture
Downloads: 235 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[unknown]Confucian Culture - Peking University
These files available in Real Media format only.
Keywords: Chinese Culture; confucious
Downloads: 10,693
[unknown]Chinese Culture and Religion - Peking University
These files available in Real Media format only.
Keywords: Chinese Culture; religion
Downloads: 2,315
[unknown]Chinese Culture - Peking University

Keywords: humanities; Chinese culture
Downloads: 1,073
[movies]Ancient Chinese Culture
Keywords: Ancient Chinese Culture
Downloads: 39
[movies]Ancient Chinese Culture Chinese culture is a product of vast diverse landmass dotted with people from various races and ruled over by numerous dynasties. While Confucian thoughts became its mainstay, Buddhism and Taoism reinforced its crystallization into a distinct form. The habitual practices of the people of the land and their unique and interesting life style over the last 5,000 years had added mesmerizing aspects to the Chinese culture...
Keywords: Ancient Chinese Culture
Downloads: 89
[unknown]Ancient Chinese Science and Technology - Peking University
These files available in Real Media format only.
Keywords: Chinese Culture; science; technology
Downloads: 2,207
[unknown]Chinese Language and Culture - Peking University
These files available in Real Media format only.
Keywords: humanities; Chinese culture; Chinese language
Downloads: 1,380
[unknown]Ethics and Morality - Southest University
These files available in Real Media format only.
Keywords: humanities; Chinese culture; ethics; morality
Downloads: 186
[unknown]Chinese Architecture and Cultural Art - Peking University
These files available in Real Media format only.
Keywords: Chinese Culture; architecture; Chinese art
Downloads: 5,260
[unknown]Chinese Culture: Literature, Poetry, & Drama - Peking University

Keywords: humanities; Chinese culture; poetry; drama
Downloads: 21,172
[unknown]Chinese Ethnic Cultures - Peking University

Keywords: Chinese culture; ethnic Chinese; Chinese ethnic groups
Downloads: 202
[unknown]Chinese Culture: Sports and Entertainment - Peking University
These files available in Real Media format only.
Keywords: humanities; Chinese culture; Tai Chi; Wushu
Downloads: 754 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[unknown]Chinese Culture: Ancient Women, Burial Rights, & the Family - Peking University

Keywords: humanities; Chinese culture; women; family; burial rights
Downloads: 2,545
[texts]I CHING. Riding The Changes - Daniel Bernardo
This I Ching translation is concise and oriented towards divinatory usage. To help readers understand better the true meaning of the text, notes with historical and cultural information have been added, as well as cross-references between hexagrams.Line by line interpretations are both general and oriented toward different aspects of life like Career, Private life and Health, Feelings and Social life.
Keywords: I ching; yijing; chinese culture; divination
Downloads: 358
[movies]Animoto Ancient Chinese Culture
China’s ascendancy is increasingly viewed globally with both appreciation and cynicism. A glance into the Chinese history reveals how historical focus on Han nationalism, ancient China history political thoughts, sustenance of cultural values, expansive attitude, and technological innovation has contributed to its present economic growth, military buildup, political system, and centralized state power apparatus...
Keywords: Ancient China history; chinese culture and traditions
Downloads: 56
[unknown]Introductions to Kun Qu Opera, Beijing Opera, and Chinese Shadow Theater - Peking University

Keywords: Chinese Culture; Chinese opera; Chinese Theatre
Downloads: 2,879
[unknown]Chinese Culture: Tea, Wine, Couplets - Peking University

Keywords: humanities; tea; Chinese culture; wine; poetry
Downloads: 3,240
[texts]The bulletin of the chinese culture institute, issue no. 1 (winter, 1983) - Chinese Culture Institute a brief history of the Chinese Culture Institute as well as it's officers, board members and founding members, the goals of the Institute and program and activities; includes an article by Doric C. J. Chu, "Art in China: 1949-1978"; this item was in the BRA collection..
Keywords: Asian; Chinese Culture Institute, Boston (Mass.); Chinese; Culture
Downloads: 365
[unknown]Chinese Culture: The Tai Mountain & Art - Peking University

Keywords: humanities; Chinese culture; Chinese art; Chinese painting; gardens
Downloads: 344
[movies]"Ape Power" Boxing. - Eric Ling
Traditional kung fu from mainland China.
Keywords: traditional kung fu; chinese culture; old videos; martial arts
Downloads: 1,195
[movies]Ting Ting "HOURAI" - Rob Pongi
Ting Ting performs a very complex and interesting instrumental "HOURAI" live in Tokyo at the Kichijoji Music Festival - Spring, 2003. Completely filmed and edited by Rob Pongi.Used by permission, copyright (c) 2003 Rob Pongi.In this instrumental, Ting Ting plays the ancient Chinese 'Pi Pa' - a four-stringed Lute, one of the oldest Chinese musical instruments which first appeared in Chinese written texts of the second century BC...
Keywords: music video; Chinese video; Chinese music video; Chinese culture; traditional Chinese culture video; Chinese music; Chinese Pi Pa; Ting Ting; HOURAI; Rob Pongi; pongi;
Downloads: 3,758
[movies]Ting Ting "Moon Prayer" - Rob Pongi
Ting Ting performs "Moon Prayer" live in Tokyo at the Kichijoji Music Festival - Spring, 2003. Completely filmed and edited by Rob Pongi. Special thanks to Mr. Sparkle for advice during post production. Used by legal permission. Copyright (c) 2003 Rob Pongi. In this lovely, romantic ballad, Ting Ting sings 'Moon Prayer' while playing the ancient Chinese 'Pi Pa' - a four-stringed Lute, one of the oldest Chinese musical instruments which first appeared in Chinese written texts of the second centur...
Keywords: music video; Chinese video; Chinese music video; Chinese culture; traditional Chinese culture video; Chinese music; Chinese Pi Pa; Ting Ting; Moon Prayer; Rob Pongi; pongi;
Downloads: 357
[texts]ERIC ED386759: Zhuang Zi's Rhetorical Thoughts. - ERIC
The memory of the student uprising at Tiananmen Square in 1989 invites one professor to examine more closely what she does: rhetoric and composition, especially rhetorical invention. To examine the kind of power exercised by official Chinese public discourse and whether language could help to avoid reoccurrences such as the loss of innocent people's lives, the Taoist thought of Zhuang Zi might help...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Chinese Culture; Comparative Analysis; Discourse Analysis; Foreign Countries; Higher Education; Rhetorical Theory; Taoism
Downloads: 10
[texts]ERIC ED269304: Intellectuals in China: Annotations. - ERIC
This annotated bibliography of 72 books, journal articles, government reports, and newspaper feature stories focuses on the changing role of intellectuals in China, primarily since the 1949 Chinese Revolution. Particular attention is given to the Hundred Flowers Movement of 1957 and the Cultural Revolution. Most of the cited works are in English, but sources in Chinese, Japanese, Italian and Russian are also included...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Chinese Culture; Civil Liberties; Educational Policy; Foreign Countries; Intellectual Freedom; Public Policy
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED268070: History of Chinese Education and Culture: Annotated Bibliography. - ERIC
This extensive annotated bibliography includes books and articles on Chinese education and its impact on Chinese culture from ancient times to today. Both English and foreign language documents are included; all non-English entries are accompanied by English abstracts. The alphabetized entries include such topics as: (1) the impact of Confucianism on education in the Nineteenth Century; (2) childhood in China in the Eighteenth Century; (3) comparisons of educational policy in the Sui, Yuan, Ming...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Annotated Bibliographies; Asian History; Chinese Culture; Conflict; Educational Change; Educational History; Educational Policy
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED382402: An Integrated Curriculum for Kindergarten/First Grade Children Utilizing Project Approach. - ERIC
An integrated curriculum allows children's learning in all traditional subject areas to occur primarily through projects that the teachers plan and that reflect children's interests. This paper presents a curriculum web on Chinese festivals, specifically, the Chinese New Year, for kindergarten and first grade levels. The paper first presents a teacher brainstorm of a curriculum web on celebrating Chinese festivals, and then presents the thematic web for the subtopic Chinese New Year, which inclu...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Chinese Culture; Classroom Techniques; Foreign Countries; Integrated Curriculum; Learning Activities; Primary Education; Teaching Methods; Thematic Approach
Downloads: 10
[texts]ERIC ED367024: Saying "Yes" for "No" and "No" for "Yes": A Chinese Rule. - ERIC
"Contrary-to-face-value" (CFV) messages, which can only be understood from a contextual instead of a text-based approach to communication, have caused many problems in communication between East Asians and North Americans. A typology of CFV communication, as identified in the Chinese culture, is proposed in this paper. Four forms of CFV communication are constructed on the basis of the following two dimensions of CFV communication: internal motivation (other-serving or self-serving) and external...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Ambiguity; Chinese Culture; Classification; Communication Research; Cultural Context; Higher Education; Intercultural Communication; Interpersonal Communication; Language Usage
Downloads: 10
[texts]ERIC ED377535: A Chinese Perspective of Communication Competence. - ERIC
To avoid the Anglo-Saxon culture mode, which dominates the current study of human communication in all contexts, the concept of communication competence can be examined from the perspective of Chinese culture. The conceptualization and empirical indicators used for the measurement of communication competence strongly reflect a Western cultural bias which shows a linear and mechanical obsession with cause and effect...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Chinese Culture; Communicative Competence (Languages); Confucianism; Cultural Context; Cultural Differences; Ethnocentrism; Higher Education; Interpersonal Communication; Models; Research Methodology
Downloads: 20
[audio]The Little Tea Book - Arthur Gray
LibriVox recording of The Little Tea Book by Arthur Gray. Read in English by LibriVox volunteers. After all, tea is the drink! Domestically and socially it is the beverage of the world. There may be those who will come forward with their figures to prove that other fruits of the soil—agriculturally and commercially—are more important. Perhaps they are right when quoting statistics. But what other product can compare with tea in the high regard in which it has always been held by writers whos...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; culture; Japan; India; china; British; japanese culture; tea; chinese culture; drinks; preparation; tea preparation; tea history; tea quotes
Downloads: 1,025
[texts]ERIC ED276665: Education in the People's Republic of China, Past and Present: An Annotated Bibliography. - ERIC
Designed to provide a resource to scholars, students, and other professionals needing to understand the role of education in the People's Republic of China, this work begins with an extended (26 pages) essay about China's educational enterprise: its history, development, prospects, and problems. An annotated bibliography comprised of over 3,050 entries divided into 71 subject categories follows the essay...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Abstracts; Annotated Bibliographies; Asian Studies; Chinese; Chinese Culture; Education; Educational Development; Educational History; Research Tools
Downloads: 18
[texts]ERIC ED379914: A Contrastive Analysis of Mandarin Chinese and American English Letter-Writing Formats and an Investigation into the Instruction of These Formats. - ERIC
This paper compares the prescribed American and Chinese letter writing formats as outlined in texts and examines actual letters from American and Chinese writers to determine how they compared to these formats and, if they differed, to identify possible reasons for these differences. After teaching students of Mandarin Chinese a basic lesson on how to write letters in Chinese, the author examines the effect of instruction in Chinese letter format by assigning each to write a letter...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Adults; Children; Chinese; Chinese Culture; College Students; Comparative Analysis; English; Letters (Correspondence); Mandarin Chinese; Native Speakers; Textbook Content; Writing Assignments; Writing (Composition); Writing Evaluation; Writing Skills
Downloads: 6
[texts]ERIC ED323139: Crisis in China: Prospects for U.S. Policy. Report of the Strategy for Peace, U.S. Foreign Policy Conference (30th, Warrenton, Virginia, October 19-21, 1989). - ERIC
This report summarizes the roundtable discussion of 19 China experts at a conference on the development of U.S. policy convened four months after the democracy demonstrations that took place in China in spring, 1989. The group's discussion highlighted five major areas of uncertainty over China's course in the short-term to intermediate future: (1) the extent of changes in Chinese life caused by the abrupt political changes of May and June 1989, and the eroding economy; (2) understanding key rela...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Chinese Culture; Current Events; Developing Nations; Foreign Countries; Foreign Policy; Global Approach; Government Role; International Relations; Leadership; Peace; World Problems
Downloads: 2
[texts]ERIC ED382510: Human Rights and China. Lesson Units. - ERIC
This curriculum unit presents lessons based on information and ideas gained from a 1994 Fulbright-Hays Summer Seminar Abroad Program in the People's Republic of China. This series of three lessons is created as an introduction to Model United Nations types of activities for high school students. Lesson 1, "What are Human Rights?" deals with concepts and definitions of human rights. Lesson 2, "Chinese and American Concepts of Human Rights," enables students to compare the human rights perspective...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Asian Studies; Chinese Culture; Civil Law; Civil Liberties; Civil Rights; Culture; Curriculum; Foreign Countries; High Schools; Non Western Civilization; Teaching Guides
Downloads: 4
[texts]ERIC ED219303: Chinese and American Women: Issues of Mutual Concern. Wingspread Brief. - ERIC
This article briefly describes a conference of Chinese and American women held to discuss womens' issues and promote mutual understanding between the two groups. The cultural exchange of information at the conference focused on discussion of the All China Womens' Federation (ACWF); the roles of women in China and the United States in the areas of health, education, employment, and the family; and miscellaneous womens' issues...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Chinese Culture; Civil Rights; Displaced Homemakers; Employed Women; Family Role; Feminism; Marriage; Public Health; Sex Discrimination; Sex Fairness; Womens Education
[texts]ERIC ED269306: People's Republic of China, Brief History and School Policy. - ERIC
Citing as a central focus of the Chinese government since the People's Republic of China was established in 1949, this paper presents a brief sociopolitical and historical description of China in the twentieth century and suggests reasons for its lack of modern development and low educational attainment as of 1949. The importance of education as a major factor in national policy is described with special attention to Communist ideological differences between the "red" or Maoist form and the "exp...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Chinese Culture; Educational Attainment; Educational History; Elementary Secondary Education; Higher Education; Politics of Education; Preschool Education; Sociocultural Patterns; Teacher Education
[texts]ERIC ED222436: Traditional and Contemporary Painting in China. A Report of the Visit of the Chinese Painting Delegation to the People's Republic of China. - ERIC
A group of American scholars who visited the People's Republic of China in October and November of 1977 to study Chinese paintings report on their trip. The purpose of the report is to provide information and insights which will be useful to other scholars in the field and which will help promote the development of strong ties between U.S. and Chinese art historians. Reports on the following are provided: Chinese paintings in Chinese museums; religious paintings; Yuan and Ming paintings; contemp...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Administration; Archaeology; Art Appreciation; Art Education; Art History; Asian Studies; Chinese Culture; Higher Education; Manuscript Writing (Handlettering); Museums; Painting (Visual Arts); Religion; Travel
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED247197: China: A Book of Activities. - ERIC
Designed to acquaint teachers and students with aspects of a particular ethnic group's culture, this booklet contains background information and classroom activities related to the Chinese New Year. The first of two parts contains a bibliography of fiction and nonfiction materials, an annotated list of nonprint materials and articles for teachers, and related ERIC documents and abstracts. Over 60 resources produced primarily during the 1970's and 1980's are included in part 1...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Annotated Bibliographies; Chinese Americans; Chinese Culture; Cultural Activities; Cultural Awareness; Elementary Secondary Education; Ethnic Groups; Holidays; Learning Activities; Resource Materials
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED343044: Conflicts and Adaptation: A Discussion of Individualism-Oriented Therapeutic Counseling and Its Implications for Chinese College Counselors. - ERIC
Therapeutic counseling, for either clinical or developmental purposes, has been traditionally influenced by the socio-cultural values in Western society. Central to these values, it can be argued, is liberal individualism that attempts to bring to people an increased sense of self-control and self-determination. As a result, many of the therapeutic approaches popular in the West are firmly grounded in such a premise...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Chinese Culture; College Students; Counseling Techniques; Counselor Client Relationship; Counselor Role; Cultural Differences; Foreign Countries; Higher Education; Models; School Counselors
Downloads: 3
[texts]ERIC ED223075: Chinese Language Program Guide. - ERIC
This guide for teachers of Chinese states the philosophy and objectives of the Chinese language program and outlines the content of the instructional program for the first two levels. The Chinese language program aims to develop each of the four language skills and to create appreciation and understanding of Chinese culture. Specific content suggestions are made for teaching the reading, writing, listening, and speaking skill areas as well as for presenting the role of structural patterns in Chi...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Chinese; Chinese Culture; Course Content; Cultural Awareness; Cultural Education; Elementary Secondary Education; Language Skills; Second Language Instruction; Second Language Programs; Teaching Guides
Downloads: 3
[texts]ERIC ED293764: Bourgeois Liberalization: The Labeling of Unwanted American Influences by the People's Republic of China. - ERIC
This article analyzes the term bourgeois liberalization and describes how it is used by the Chinese government as a label for unwanted U.S. influences. The discussion is based on a review of literature about the Chinese government and a written survey of student opinions at Northern Jiaotong University (Beijing). The Chinese government officially defines bourgeois liberalization as "negating the socialist system in favour of capitalism." The Chinese media consistently emphasizes that the moderni...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Change; Chinese Culture; Cultural Awareness; Cultural Differences; Culture Conflict; Culture Contact; Foreign Countries; Government Publications; Social Science Research; Surveys
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED294801: Teaching about China in Secondary Schools in Western Europe: Report. Proceedings of the European Teachers' Seminar (22nd, Donaueschingen, West Germany, November 7-12, 1983). - ERIC
This document discusses a rationale and alternative strategies for teaching about China. Topics include China as: (1) a communist nation; (2) as a developing economic and political power; (3) as a country with a rich historical and traditional culture; and (4) as a powerful contrast to Eurocentrism. Ideas and institutions are suggested as a core for course planning and development. Outlines for classroom topics such as: (1) the nation, (2) the family, (3) education, (4) social relationships, and...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Area Studies; Asian History; Chinese Culture; Cross Cultural Studies; Cultural Awareness; Curriculum Design; Foreign Countries; Ideography; Non Western Civilization; Secondary Education
Downloads: 3
[texts]ERIC ED331128: Literacy in China: Cultural Tradition and Educational Policy: A Proposal. - ERIC
After discussing the mediating effect of cultural tradition on perceived objective reality and the need for a model that constructs paths from cultural factors to social behavior, this document describes a path model developed as a result of an investigation of two human resource development policy paradigms that were enforced alternately between 1949 and 1979 in the Peoples Republic of China. The role of the Confucian educational tradition is explored as the persistent independent factor that a...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Chinese Culture; Cultural Background; Cultural Context; Cultural Influences; Cultural Traits; Educational Attitudes; Educational Policy; Elementary Secondary Education; Literacy; Literacy Education; Path Analysis; Sociocultural Patterns
Downloads: 5
[texts]ERIC ED193947: Bibliography of Chinese Bilingual Title VII Project-Developed Curriculum Materials. - ERIC
This bibliography lists all the books and materials developed and published by the San Francisco Unified School District for students in bilingual education programs. Most of the materials are intended for elementary grades, although a few are appropriate for use in secondary grades. The bibliography is arranged according to the following subject areas: (1) Chinese language arts, (2) music, (3) science, and (4) social studies...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Biculturalism; Bilingual Education; Bilingual Instructional Materials; Chinese; Chinese Culture; Cross Cultural Training; Cultural Education; Elementary Secondary Education; Language Arts; Music; Sciences; Social Studies
Downloads: 1
[texts]ERIC ED351413: Chinese Treasure Chest: An Integrated Exploratory Chinese Language & Culture Program. - ERIC
This publication describes the Chinese Treasure Chest project, an exploratory Chinese language and culture program developed by two elementary school teachers in the Aleutians East Borough (Alaska) School District. The project centers on the use of a large box of materials and a program plan designed to introduce elementary students in kindergarten through grade 6 to beginning Chinese language instruction through integrated, hands-on activities across-the-curriculum...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Chinese; Chinese Culture; Cultural Awareness; Cultural Education; Curriculum Development; Elementary Education; Integrated Curriculum; Program Descriptions; Second Language Instruction; Teacher Developed Materials
Downloads: 5
[texts]ERIC ED305165: A Study of Chinese and American Children's Attitudes towards Schooling. - ERIC
This study examined the cross-cultural differences involved in Chinese and American students' attitudes towards education. Examined were students' daily experiences, wishes, aspirations, likes, and dislikes. Data were obtained through interviews with 396 Chinese and 720 American students from the 1st, 3rd, and 5th grades. Students attended 11 schools in Beijing and 20 schools in the Chicago metropolitan area...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Academic Achievement; Chinese Culture; Cross Cultural Studies; Elementary Education; Elementary School Students; North American Culture; Self Evaluation (Individuals); Student Attitudes; Student Educational Objectives
Downloads: 4
[1] 2     Next    Last
Advanced search

Group results by:

> Relevance

Terms of Use (31 Dec 2014)